The Ragin Cajuns look good in red! The players got together to check out their new uniforms during picture day before their opening weekend series with Nebraska.
Some of the players like the uniforms. Some of the players LOVE the uniforms.
All Paul and Brandy Romero every wanted were children of their own.
"I can't have children…I would do anything for children."
But little did they know that wanting something that badly could lead to a lapse in judgment.
All last week UL head basketball coach Robert Lee said his team "HAD TO WIN" their Thursday night matchup with Troy if they wanted any chance of hosting a first round Sun Belt Conference tournament game.
And yet, they won.
UL had a sloppy start to the season against Nebraska. They stumbled out of the opening weekend with a 1-2-1 record and a bitter taste in their mouths.
UL had chances to put Nebraska away but couldn't get it done at the plate in key situations.
The nation's sluggish economy isn't raining on Lafayette's parade.
"There are still some people lingering behind. We had some people from out of town in here this morning saying how much fun they had this year.
While beads might be a part of your Mardi Gras in Iota they do things a little different.
"It's very family oriented and we enjoy watching all the children."
Home cooked food, family and a whole lot of dancing make up this Mardi